Fresh Air for June 12, 2018: 'First Reformed' Filmmaker Paul Schrader And Actor Ethan Hawke Hear the Fresh Air program for June 12, 2018

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Ethan Hawke stars as as a troubled minister who counsels a parishioner (Amanda Seyfried) in First Reformed. Photo courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Paul Schrader And Ethan Hawke Test Their Faith In 'First Reformed'

Ethan Hawke's performance is purposefully understated in the film written and directed by Paul Schrader. At 47, Hawke has "a number of lessons in his face that he doesn't have to act," Schrader says.

Ethan Hawke stars as as a troubled minister who counsels a parishioner (Amanda Seyfried) in First Reformed. Photo courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Paul Schrader And Ethan Hawke Test Their Faith In 'First Reformed'

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